The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Tatcha Tatcha is a Japanese skincare brand that takes inspiration from centuries-old skincare routines of geisha. The founder, Victoria Tsai, still works with geisha and Japanese scientists to formulate the […]
As Ontario grapples with its sex education curriculum, any effort to come up with a consensus on what should be taught in schools may very well be a ‘fool’s errand,’ says a noted researcher on the controversial issue.
Trump administration also wants to cut production quotas of most-abused opioids, including oxycodone and fentanyl.
Friendly warning: This recap spoils the crap out of Insatiable‘s season finale. Binge before proceeding. In a full-circle nod to the Netflix comedy’s premiere, Insatiable‘s season finale found a panicked Patty placing a last-minute, life-saving phone call to a suicidal Bob. But this time around, their situations had changed quite a bit. Following her own […]
Flame wars DONALD TRUMP credits the tariffs he has imposed on steel and aluminium imports, and on a range of Chinese products, with almost magical potency. Either they will force other countries to drop trade barriers and crown him as dealmaker-in-chief, or they will pay down government debt while saving favoured industries. “Plants are opening […]
Huh. Well this is one of the stranger TV pitches we’ve heard: The Plain White T‘s hit song “Hey There Delilah” is going to be a TV series. Yes, you read that right — a moderately catchy pop song that middle school you thought was just, like, super deep will be a TV show. Because we’ve apparently run […]
Trump has Germany thinking about getting nuclear weapons, but some think it’s a ‘totally phoney debate’
President Donald Trump has made Europe think about whether it can rely on US for security. Some there aren’t so sure, and in Germany it has stoked debate about attaining a domestic nuclear deterrent. But on top of political and technical obstacles, Germany is treaty-bound not to develop nuclear arms. President Donald Trump’s relationship with […]
The backstory of how America coordinated with some of the world’s most powerful nations to tank the dollar
(Photo by Michael Evans/The White House/Getty Images) Officials of the Trump administration have said they want a weak dollar. The US government pushing for a weak greenback breaks with recent tradition. But 35 years ago, the Reagan administration worked with foreign governments to weaken the dollar. At the beginning of the year, Treasury Secretary Steve […]
Some hospitals and health-care centres have started setting up “patient portals” that would allow people to see the same information their family doctors have about them — but that transparency comes with risk.